Francesco Zurlo

Vice President School of Design Politecnico di Milano

Francesco Zurlo has a PhD in Industrial Design and is Professor of Design at the Politecnico di Milano, where he teaches at the School of Design and at the School of Management Engineering.

He is the Vice-Dean of the School of Design and Head of the Product Design Course. He is the Coordinator of the European project CREA, Horizon 2020, on entrepreneurship, creativity and ICT.

He is the Director of the Executive Master in Design Strategy and System Innovation (held in China) and Co-Director of the Master in Strategic Design of the Politecnico di Milano. In 2015 he founded a research lab on cultural and creative companies, CI-LAB (Creative Industries Lab), where he conducts research on the role of design and creativity in support of new cultural enterprises.

He is a member of the ADI Index Final Selection Committee since 2012. He is an innovation consultant for many companies and holds lectures and conferences, on various topics of Design Management and Strategic Design, in many international design schools.

He is author of numerous publications on Strategic Design.

Vice President School of Design Politecnico di Milano

6 October 2017 Piero Bassetti

Schola Italica President

10 October 2017 Veronica Trevisan

Italics Project Representative, Globus et Locus

10 October 2017 Francesco Zurlo

Vice President School of Design Politecnico di Milano

10 October 2017 Rodrigo Rodriquez

Managing Director

10 October 2017 Silvana Annicchiarico

Curator for the Triennale Design Museum

10 October 2017 Davide Cadeddu

Associate Professor of History of Political Theories at the University of Milan

10 October 2017 Giulio Ceppi

Architect and designer, Professor at Politecnico di Milano

10 October 2017 Fabio Corno

Associate Professor of Business Economics at the University of Milan - Bicocca, Certified Public Accountant and Official Auditor

10 October 2017 Niccolò d'Aquino

Journalist and author of "La Rete Italica. Idee per un Commonwealth" (edition 2017)

10 October 2017 Fabio Finotti

"Mariano di Vito" Professor at the University of Pennsylvania and President of AISLLI

10 October 2017 Riccardo Giumelli

Researcher and professor of Sociology of Cultural Processes at the University of Verona

10 October 2017 Giovanni Lanzone

Journalist and essayist, Italia Patria della Bellezza Foundation

10 October 2017 Vincenzo Orioles

Associate Professor of Glottology and Linguistics at the University of Udine

19 October 2017 Maddalena Tirabassi

Director of Centro Altreitalie